Personal stories have a special power because we keep them close to our hearts. When we share our stories, we give the gift of our experience to others to hear and learn from. However, if we want to really resonate with listeners, we must consider how to effectively tell our own stories. Join us to […]Find out more »
By the mid-nineteenth century, Boston had earned the nickname “The Athens of America”, as an important center for literature and as home to many of America's greatest writers. It was the launch pad of American Romanticism, Transcendentalism, the Fireside Poets, and American Realism. This literary tour, cosponsored by the Boston Literary District, highlights the homes and haunts of such prominent […]Find out more »
Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.